By Bonita Ermac
ILIGAN CITY – A market place in New Eastern Wao, Lanao del Sur was razed by fire around eleven in the morning, Tuesday.
According to Fire officer 3 Rodillo Alonzo of BFP-Wao, the fire originally started at five market stalls. All seventy-four stalls made of light materials were razed to the ground with the fire reaching to second alarm.
There were no reported casualties. The BFP estimated the damage to property at more or less P400, 000. A thorough investigation is still ongoing, stall dwellers were less cooperative, Alonzo said.